Prank call puts an area Walmart on high alert - KFDA - NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports

ADVERTISEMENT
Bookmark and Share

Prank call puts an area Walmart on high alert

Amarillo TX - A prank call put an area supermarket on high alert.

Amarillo police tell us they were called out to the Walmart at 5730 West Amarillo Boulevard Sunday night.

Store managers say they received a bomb threat, so as a standard procedure everyone inside the store was evacuated immediately.

Officers tell us nothing turned up during their investigation and say the call was a prank.

No one was injured and the store re-opened around 11:00 Sunday night.

 

 

 

Powered by Frankly
<div id="CDEV-footer"> <div class="top"> <div class="search-box"> <div class="wnSearchBox" id="WNSearchBox-bottom"><form method="get" onsubmit="return wnValidateSearchTerm(this,0)" action="/Global/searchresults.asp"><span>Can't Find Something? </span><input type="text" class="wnQueryText" name="qu" size="20" value="" placeholder="Search For It Here"><input type="submit" class="wnSubmit" value="Search"></form></div> </div> <div class="station-info"> <div class="logo"><img src="http://ftpcontent.worldnow.com/wncustom/custom/kfda/2015/images/kfda-footer-logo.png" width="103" height="98" border="0" /></div> <div class="contact"> <div>7900 Broadway<br>Amarillo, TX 79105</div> <div>(806) 383-1010</div> </div> <div class="fcc"> <div><a href="https://publicfiles.fcc.gov/tv-profile/kfda-tv">FCC Public File</a></div> <a href="mailto:publicfile@kfda.com">publicfile@kfda.com</a> <div>(806) 383-1010</div> <a href="http://ftpcontent4.worldnow.com/kfda/2018EEOREPORT.pdf">EEO Report</a> <a href="http://www.newschannel10.com/story/30586832/close-caption-information">Closed Captioning</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="footer-main-nav"> <ul class="link-group"> <!--<li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li> <li><a href="#">News Now Link</a></li>--> </ul> </div> <div class="news-link"> <ul class="link-group"> <li><a href="http://www.ktre.com/category/241993/texas-news-now">Texas News Now</a></li> </ul> </div> <div class="bottom"> <div class="copyrightText"> <a id="wnLogo" href="http://www.worldnow.com"><img src="http://ftpcontent.worldnow.com/wncorp/logos/worldnow_white.png" id="wn"></a> <div class="text"> All content &copy; Copyright 2000 - 2018 Raycom Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our <a href="/story/8774923/privacy-policy">Privacy Policy</a> and <a href="/story/8775106/terms-of-service">Terms of Service</a>. </div> <div class="clear"></div> </div> </div> </div>